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Global Sales Management Named New Representative Firm for Listen Technologies

Listen Technologies Corporation is pleased to announce the appointment of Global Sales Management as the company’s representative for Mexico, Brazil, Argentina and Venezuela.

Global Sales Management will be working Listen’s full line of FM, Infrared, and ListenPoint®, products for assistive listening, soundfield, tour group, language interpretation applications.

Julio Ferreira and his team bring over ten years of pro audio sales representation experience in Latin America. Global Sales Management has represented the brands of D&M Pro, Denon DJ, Marantz, Tannoy, Labruppen, RANE, Turbosound, TC Electronic, and Allen & Heath to a wide range of customers in Latin America.

Commenting on the partnership, Julio Ferreira said, “We are very proud to be a part of the Listen team and to represent the Listen brand. The unique products Listen offers are ideal for our customers in Latin America.?

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GlobalVue Officially Launches With High-Quality Televisions for the Hospitality and Commercial Markets

INDIANAPOLIS, IN, JULY 12, 2011 – GlobalVue, a technology innovator delivering exceptional quality and value to the commercial TV marketplace, is proud to announce the official launch of its hospitality and commercial television product lines. more

High Resolution Systems and Stimulated, Inc. Team on Workflow for 2011 MTV Movie Awards

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MTV Movie Awards

High Resolution Systems LLC partnered with Robb Wagner of Burbank’s Stimulated, Inc., which offers producing, directing and consulting services for media-driven productions, on a new way to feed content to the big screens at the recent 2011 MTV Movie Awards telecast live from Los Angeles.

Wagner had previously teamed with High Resolution providing display control on live telecasts of the Emmy and ESPY Awards. For the 2011 MTV Movie Awards Wagner and High Resolution teamed up to provide a display control solution featuring the Vista Spyder X20 and High Resolution’s UDC (Universal Device Controller) software.

“For the last several years people have been trying to figure out the right formula for feeding screens at major broadcast events,” says Wagner. “In the past shows like the Movie Awards had to utilize more

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DK-Technologies Helps Dramatico Stays Within Legal Loundness Limits

DK-Technologies has supplied Dramatico Entertainment Ltd, the UK record label set up in the early Naughties by singer/songwriter/producer/arranger Mike Batt, with an MSD100C loudness meter, which it is using to ensure that all its television advertising and promotional campaigns fall within the legal limits for loudness consistency.

DK-Technologies’ range of audio metering products are all complaint with the latest loudness recommendations, including ITU 1770-2, EBU R128 and ATSC A85. The company’s latest product, the DK Meter, is a Compact Audio Loudness Meter (CALM) that is no bigger than a smart phone and is designed to meet increasing demands from the market for cost-effective stereo and 5.1 metering, including loudness. Shown in prototype at NAB 2011, this groundbreaking instrument will start shipping in August with a price tag of just $1295.00 in the US and €995.00 in Europe.

Dramatico invested in a DK MSD 100C Loudness meter in order more

BORMANN MARKETING TO REP SYMETRIX IN TWO UPPER MIDWEST TERRITORIES

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Jon Bormann, president of Bormann Marketing.

SEATTLE, WASHINGTON – JULY 2011: Symetrix, Inc., a leading provider of signal processing technology for the installed sound markets, has named Bormann Marketing, sales representative for Minnesota, South Dakota, North Dakota and western Wisconsin effective June 1, 2011. Coinciding with this appointment, Loft AV, Symetrix’ rep for Illinois and eastern Wisconsin (Milwaukee area), merged with Bormann Marketing, giving Bormann Marketing sales responsibilities for two key Symetrix territories.

Noted Paul Roberts, director of sales and marketing for Symetrix, “Opportunities to add a sales rep firm of the quality of Bormann Marketing are rare. Having Jon Bormann and his team handle the upper Midwest was a real coup for us. Then having Bormann Marketing merge with our current Illinois and eastern Wisconsin rep, LoFT AV, was icing on the cake. Combining the exceptional sales management skills of LoFT AV’s president, Barbara Sjodin, with the powerhouse team that is Bormann Marketing, is more

Meridian’s Flagship DSP Loudspeakers in New Comedy Horrible Bosses

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Meridian’s DSP8000 featured in the new comedy Horrible Bosses from Warner Bros. Pictures and New Line Cinema

July 11, 2011—New York, NY—Meridian’s flagship DSP8000 is featured in the new comedy Horrible Bosses, from Warner Bros. Pictures and New Line Cinema, now showing nationwide.

The Meridian DSP8000 is the ultimate expression of the art and science of loudspeaker design. Meridian’s flagship digital active loudspeaker sets completely new standards for clarity, dynamics, imaging and realism. It is one of the few loudspeakers in the world that can accurately reproduce both the power and subtlety of a concert grand piano.

About Horrible Bosses
Jason Bateman, Charlie Day and Jason Sudeikis star as three pushed-to-the-edge workers who realize that the only way to make their daily grind more tolerable would be to grind their intolerable bosses into dust. Quitting more

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Prestigious Jazz Club Installs New Sound System

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NEW YORK—Since opening its doors in 1981, the Blue Note in New York City has become one of the premier jazz clubs in the world and a cultural institution in Greenwich Village playing host to some of the greatest musicians of all time such as Ray Charles, Sarah Vaughan, Oscar Peterson, Dizzy Gillespie, Lionel Hampton, Nina Simone, BB King, Tito Puente, Celia Cruz, Tony Bennett, Chris Botti, to name a few as well as modern hip-hop and R&B stars, including Lauryn Hill, Mos Def, Common and Lupe Fiasco. Recently the club received an upgraded sound system installed by Petrix.

“The Blue Note installation was a challenge,? states Amit Peleg, owner of Peltrix. “While the acoustical characteristics of the room are good, the audience sits around the stage which is positioned in the center of the room. There is only 15.5 feet from the front of the stage to the more

TNDV Hits the Road with New Mobile Production Truck

“Aspiration? supports professional, multi-camera SD/HD/3D productions for a multitude of events

NASHVILLE, July 11, 2011 – The mobile production world for broadcast television, live entertainment and professional AV just got a new set of wheels.

TNDV’s Aspiration

TNDV: Television introduces “Aspiration,? its new 40-foot expanding-side mobile production truck. Aspiration is built to support premium remote video production services for broadcast TV, worship events and corporate video projects; as well as concerts, ceremonies and other live events. Aspiration will cross the country with its advanced SD/HD/3D production workflow featuring up to 12 cameras, a large routing system, a feature-rich production switcher and a comprehensive audio suite among other capabilities.

TNDV built its first truck seven years ago on a shoestring budget, producing mainly worship and corporate projects in the southeastern United States. TNDV gradually upgraded its first truck to an more

HOSA TECHNOLOGY PROMOTES LASSEGARD TO MARKETING COORDINATOR

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Image of Kyle Lassegard.

Buena Park, CA – July 2011… Hosa Technology, the leading innovator of analog and digital connectivity solutions for the modern musician, is pleased to announce the promotion of Kyle Lassegard to the position of Marketing Coordinator. With a background that encompasses studio recording, information technology, sales, and marketing communications, Lassegard’s experience makes him an ideal choice for his new position with the company. He is stationed at Hosa’s headquarters in Buena Park and commenced work in early 2011. more

Sonnox Posts Pro-Codec Competition On Facebook


Three Sonnox Fraunhofer Pro-Codec Plug-ins To Be Won

OXFORD, UK: To mark the introduction of its new Fraunhofer Pro-Codec plug-in, Sonnox has announced a fun competition on Facebook, where three Pro-Codec’s will be awarded on September 1st !

Following a lengthy collaboration with mp3 creator Fraunhofer IIS, the resulting Pro-Codec software introduces real-time auditioning, encoding and decoding of audio, using Fraunhofer’s professional codecs, within a DAW environment.

“The Pro-Codec represents a huge advance in enabling engineers to precisely audition codecs in real time,” explains Sonnox Sales & Marketing Manager, Nathan Eames. “It’s now possible to make highly informed mix decisions with the knowledge of exactly how it will sound when encoded to various different formats.”

To aid contestants in answering the three basic questions posed on their Facebook page, Sonnox has hinted that all answers are included in a brief but informative product video more

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